Problem boot client, nfsmount: need a path

Toni Mueller support-fai at
Fri Aug 7 18:12:50 CEST 2009


On Fri, 07.08.2009 at 17:58:06 +0200, Wim De Geeter < at> wrote:
> I am trying to setup and test a fai-server. I followed the instructions  
> from

this can mean a number of things, but maybe you have your option file
in pxelinux.cfg/<your-install-client> wrong. Try generating a working
file with the help of fai-chboot(8).

> I got the pxelinux.0 file from my faiserver.  Get all the info from my  
> DHCP (ip, gateway, dns, ...) but is hanging than with:
> nfsmount: need a path

This could imho mean that you might be lacking your initrd (I was).
Try "tcpdump -n host <your-install-client>" to see what's going on.

Kind regards,

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